Nor’easter Blog

News and production updates for Nor'easter, a feature film

Category: Festivals

Nor’easter Screens in Brooklyn

Nor’easter will screen on Sunday 7/7 at 8:30pm at Brooklyn Fireproof. David Call will be in attendance. More info here. If you could help spread the word, share this link on Facebook, etc. it would be much appreciated.  

Nor’easter Indiewire Review @ The Playlist

Indiewire has its review of Nor’easter up today, and it’s a good one. Gabe Toro at The Playlist gives the film a B+ and has lots of great things to say about David Call’s performance, the morality of the film, and especially the nature of Josh’s character. Here’s a quote: The quiet “Nor’easter” dodges several [...]

International Premiere @ Bradford IFF

Our international premiere at the Bradford International Film Festival went very well. Thanks again to Neil Young, BIFF, and the National Media Museum for hosting us. There are a number of new reviews up today from English critics. Here’s one by Kieron Casey, with more pull quotes than you can shake a stick at: Watching the feature [...]

Nor’easter in SRQ Magazine

SRQ, a Sarasota-centric publication, has an article up about Nor’easter. There’s more discussion here about the inspiration for the film and the decision to make a priest the central character. Here’s a quote: Though his drive to see Maine in the winter was his main aesthetic inspiration, “who people are and what they consider to [...]

Interview on

The good folks at have posted an interview with me in advance of our screenings this weekend at the Sarasota Film Festival. Here’s a quote: To me, the word ambiguous means you know exactly what is happening, but the fallout or intention or the effect of that thing is ambiguous. For example, Nor’easter is full of [...]

Nor’easter Interview with Sarasota Film Festival

The Sarasota Film Festival screenings are next month, April 13th and 14th at the Regal Hollywood 20 in Sarasota. The festival was kind enough to conduct an interview with me in advance of those showings. Feel free to share it and spread the word. Here’s a quote from the interview about the casting process, which [...]

Nor’easter Screening Dates for LAFF

Nor’easter returns to Maine on Saturday, April 6th as part of the Lewiston-Auburn Film Festival. We’ll screen at 11:30am at the Free Grace Church in Lewiston. The full schedule can be found here. We are nominated for best feature!

Nor’easter Screening Dates for AZIFF

Nor’easter will screen at 6pm on April 20th at the Crossroads 6 as part of the Arizona International Film Festival. The theater is at 4811 East Grant in Tucson. Hope all you sou’westerers are able to make it.

Nor’easter @ Sarasota Film Festival

Nor’easter will screen in competition at this April’s Sarasota Film Festival as part of the Independent Visions section. The film will show on April 13th and 14th in Sarasota. I’ve been following Tom Hall’s writing and interviews for quite some time, so it is an honor to be included in his festival. There are a lot [...]

Nor’easter @ Arizona Int’l Film Festival

I’m pleased to announce we’ll be at the Arizona International Film Festival in April. The lineup was announced today, and the screening dates will be announced soon. The festival is in Tucson, and runs from April 12-28. You can find more information on their site, or on their Facebook page.